MARIGOLD 'Crackerjack' --Tagetes erecta--

Heirloom flower up to 3' tall, blooms with carnation-shaped flowers in sunny yellows and oranges. Called the Flor de Muertos in its native Mexico and used in Día de los Muertos celebrations. Marigolds can help control insects in the vegetable garden. Deer resistant, 85 days to maturity. Full sun, moist soil. Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies, blooms from June to frost. Can tolerate clay soil